ELDORADO, TX – Two Schleicher ISD educators were arrested over the past week for improper relationships with students.
The first arrest came from the Schleicher County Sheriff's Office. On Jan. 16, 2023, Abby Ramos, 28, of Eldorado, turned herself in to the Schleicher County Jail for a warrant for Improper Relationship Between an Educator and a Student. She was released from the SCJ the following day after posting a $30,000 bond.
The second arrest came from the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office. On Jan. 16, 2023, Ruben Tambunga, 69, of Eldorado was arrested for a grand jury indictment out of Schleicher County for Improper Relationship Between an Educator and a Student. He was released the same day from the jail on a $30,000 bond.
The SCISD Superintendent confirmed Ramos was accused of having a relationship with a high school student at Eldorado High School. She was terminated as the head Eldorado High School Softball Coach and the assistant on other sports teams. She has been employed at SCISD since Dec. 2015.
For Tambunga, although he has just now been indicted and arrested, he has not been an employee with SCISD since last March 2022. He worked as a teachers aid while employed at the school district.
If convicted the two could spend up to 20 years in prison and face a fine up to $10,000. They would also have to register as a sex offender annually for life.